Government of Canada
3.5 of 5 72 reviews
www.canada.ca 5000+ Employees

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Great working environment for scientists and professionnals

Research Manager (Current Employee)
Ottawa, ON (Canada)

I have been working at Government of Canada full-time for more than 10 years

ProsGreat challenges, good benefits. Truly multi-cultural experience.

ConsSalary below private sector. Very bureaucratic (frustrating) environment.

Advice to Senior ManagementStop micro-managing and don't get on the political bandwagon. Be transparent and open.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Stable but bureacratic. Worth the pension

Analyst (Current Employee)
Toronto, ON (Canada)

I have been working at Government of Canada full-time for more than 10 years


Pros: The Pension and benefits are very good with a good work-life balance. There… Cons: Low morale Progression to Management is sometimes based on how long… Advice to Senior Management: Don't micro-manage Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Great pension promises, but frustrating work environment

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Government of Canada full-time


Pros: Nice benefits package, safe working environment (people are are very… Cons: You see a lot of wasting of money and can not do anything about it.… Advice to Senior Management: You have hired 'the best and the brightest', let them… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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